Theresa C. Ritchie, 78, of Dunmore, died Tuesday evening at Commonwealth Hospice of NEPA after an illness.
Born in Dunmore, daughter of the late James and Antoinette Delmore Ritchie, she was a licensed practical nurse and before retirement worked for Interim HealthCare, Scranton. She was a former member of the Religious Sisters Filippini for 23 years before her nursing career.
She was an avid reader and enjoyed watching figure skating and spending time with her family.
Surviving are a sister, Catherine Cali, Dunmore; nieces, nephews, cousins, great-nieces, great-nephews and great-great nephews.
She was also preceded in death by an infant twin sister, Christine; and a brother, Michael Ritchie.
Services are private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore. To leave an online condolence, visit www.Dun moreFuneralHome.com